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centralism

the principle or act of bringing something under central control; centralization
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Whereas those who provide private governance have incentives to get the balance right, centralists do not.
In fact, the current escalation points to an increasing political struggle between the federalist position of Shia Prime Minister Nouri Al Maliki and the centralist position of Shiite cleric Moqtada al Sadr.
The Federal Court was promoted by Sir Garfield Barwick, an obsessive centralist.
While those centralists in the Welsh Labour Party seem to be content with discussing poor economic performance ad infinitum from one generation of slothful Labour MPs to the next, AMs of all parties must strive to ensure primary law-making powers are brought to Cardiff as soon as possible.
These are individuals and groups capable of running the South and participating in Sudanese affairs as much, or even more than Centralists have been doing.
Against well developed regional traditions of guerrilla war and strongly held beliefs in local autonomy, the elite centralists, conservatives, and monarchists failed during the War of the Reform and the French Intervention.
According to the author, the price reform policies were the compromised outcome of the conflicting views of the Centralists, Decentralists, and the Market Reformers in China.